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Archive: History & Heritage

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Celebrate Oshkosh’s Growth In Tourism

May 30, 2017

Blog, Education & Workshops, History & Heritage

Did you know more than one million people visited Oshkosh in 2016? Wow! 2016 was another successful year for Oshkosh tourism, shows our city remains one of the most popular destinations in Wisconsin. We are excited to share our accomplishments! Event Highlights We eat, sleep and breathe events in Oshkosh, hence the reason we’ve given […]

Find February Fun in Oshkosh

February 01, 2016

Art, Attractions, Blog, Education & Workshops, Entertainment, Fairs, Markets & Shows, Family-Friendly, Festivals & Celebrations, Fundraisers, History & Heritage, Music, Performing Arts, Shopping, Sports & Recreation

It’s February, and that means another month of cold, snowy weather, but don’t let that get you down. You may be surprised to find out that February is one of the busiest months of the year in Oshkosh! Whether indoors or outdoors, there are plenty of events and activities to keep you busy during the month. The […]

Paine Gardens

Festival of Spring

May 05, 2015

Art, Attractions, Enewsletter, Fairs, Markets & Shows, History & Heritage, News, Science & Nature, Shopping

May 16, 2015 Oshkosh WI Admire and acquire some beautiful annuals and perennials at the Paine Mansion and Gardens annual Spring Plant Sale. The sale features more than 150 vendors of original art, fine crafts, plants and garden supplies. The Paine’s Spring Plant Sale offers thousands of plant varieties, including new and hard-to-find varieties. Knowledgeable […]

Hops & Props

February 24, 2015

Art, Attractions, Enewsletter, Entertainment, Fairs, Markets & Shows, Festivals & Celebrations, History & Heritage, Marketing, News, Performing Arts

An upcoming event will give beer lovers a chance to sample top-flight beers in an amazing space. Hops & Props, a fine food and beverage tasting event, is coming to the EAA AirVenture Museum. The event features nearly 300 different, outstanding beverages provided by micro-breweries and distributors from around the world. Attendees can learn about […]

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Beautiful Winter Walks

February 24, 2015

Art, Education & Workshops, Enewsletter, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, History & Heritage, News, Science & Nature, Sports & Recreation

Oshkosh is a city that’s great for walkers year-round. This activity is perfect for nature lovers. Surrounding wildlife areas provide excellent habitat and ensure that there are always lots of beautiful birds to see in and around Oshkosh. During the winter, wild spaces are absent of foliage and it’s a particularly good time to view […]

Amazing airplanes:

February 10, 2015

Art, Education & Workshops, Enewsletter, History & Heritage, Marketing, News

The rare and beautiful residents of the EAA AirVenture Museum have a story to tell. The history of aviation is as beautiful as it is fascinating. Immerse yourself in the wonder of this history with a visit to the EAA AirVenture Museum in Oshkosh. The museum features one-of-a kind beauties like the 1938 Bugatti Model […]

Oshkosh Public Museum

Must-See Museum

October 12, 2012

Attractions, Blog, Enewsletter, History & Heritage

Fun and family-friendly, the Oshkosh Public Museum is a great place to spend a fall afternoon. The museum is located in the historic Sawyer family home and was turned into a public museum in 1924. Today, the spacious mansion houses an outstanding collection of exhibits and artifacts detailing the history of a community and its […]